Online Training from The NET Training Institute

Peer Specialist Veteran and Peer Specialist Fundamentals

Peer Specialist are people who are recovering from mental illness, addiction or trauma to help others find their path to recovery

To meet the growing demand for Peer Specialists across the nation, we have created a full 40 hours of online training.  Now, for the first time, you will have access to affordable, practical, self- paced courses covering all of the major content areas you need to prepare for this rewarding new profession.  All courses apply toward Florida Certification Board 40 hours of required training for Peer Specialist credentials.


In Peer Recovery Essentials you will gain a practical understanding of the power of Recovery Oriented Systems of Care (ROSC); highlights of Stages of Change; Ethical guidelines for “staying in your own lane” as you work with other professionals; an in depth look at Alcohol and its destructive effects; plus, the leading guide to Street Drugs used by law enforcement and medical personnel.

Essentials is designed for the newcomer or the experienced Peer Support Worker who desires to safely and effectively provide support services to people receiving services for substance use or co-occurring substance and mental disorders in a variety of settings. (IC&RC and NAADAC CEUs also included.)

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What is a Peer Specialist?

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